The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba
L.G Smith Boulevard # 107
Palm Beach, Aruba, Dutch Caribbean

Distance from hotel to downtown Oranjestad, 10 minutes. Distance from hotel to Queen Beatrix International Airport (AUA), 20 minutes.  

Perched on Palm Beach, The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba offers an authentic island experience brimming with unique amenities and a wealth of recreational experiences. This stunning and unique oasis exhibits diverse influences and cultures derived from the area's rich and vibrant history. The resort boasts 320 beautifully appointed rooms, 5 distinctive dining outlets, including BLT Steak, a luxurious, 13 treatment room Spa infusing locally inspired ingredients and treatments, 2 swimming pools, a 24-hour casino and an exclusive retail area. An unforgettable stay is not complete without an excursion to downtown Oranjestad, just 15 minutes away from the resort, for shopping, dining and nightlife, while kids join their peers in a variety of cultural and environmental activities through the exceptional Ritz Kids program.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations (320)
  • Bars (3)
  • Floors (8)
  • Pools (2)
  • Restaurants (5)
Available on select dates only. Accommodations for Physically Challenged Guests Activities Activities Desk Air Conditioning (public areas) Beauty Salon ($) Ballroom Banquet Room Beach (onsite) Business Center Casino (onsite) ($) Children's Activities Concierge Conference Rooms Currency Exchange Dry Cleaning Services ($) Elevators Entertainment Exercise Classes Fitness Center Float Mats Front Desk (24-hour) Gift Shop ($) Golf (nearby) ($) Health Club Ice Machines Internet Access (high-speed) Jacuzzi (outdoor) Laundry Services ($) Lounges Massage Services ($) Multilingual Staff Parking (valet) ($) Poolside Grill Poolside Meal Service Porters Poolside Beverage Service Safety Deposit Box (in room) Sauna Shoe Shine Snack Bar Spa ($) Sundries Shop ($) Taxi Stand Tours & Excursions ($) Towels (beach/pool) Umbrellas (beach/pool) Watersports (non-motorized) Wedding Coordinator Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

Romance, Wedding, Beach, Honeymoon, Casino, Family Friendly, Golf and Business.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 4:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 17 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2019:  

• Limited View King - 2 adults.  

• Coastal View King - 2 adults. Coastal View Queen Queen - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Ocean View King - 2 adults.  

• Ocean View Queen Queen - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Ocean Front King - 2 adults.  

• Junior Suite - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Ocean Front Queen Queen - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Club Coastal View King - 2 adults.  

• Executive Suite - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Club Coastal View Queen Queen - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. Club Ocean View Queen Queen - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. Club Ocean View King - 2 adults.  

Limited View King, (L7V) Spacious guestroom with limited views of the resort. Offers one king bed and five fixture bathroom. Caribbean chic decor. Private terrace with outdoor dining table and two chairs. Connecting rooms are available. 550 square feet.  

Coastal View King, (C7E) Spacious guestrooms with Northern views of the Caribbean coastline and five fixture bathroom. Caribbean chic decor.  

• Private terrace with outdoor dining table and two chairs. Limited connecting rooms are available. 550 square feet.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed.  

Coastal View Queen Queen, Spacious guestrooms with Northern views of the Caribbean coastline and five fixture bathroom. Caribbean chic decor. Private terrace with outdoor dining table and two chairs. Limited connecting rooms are available. 550 square feet.  

• Bedding: 2 queen beds.  

Ocean View King, (OVK) Spacious guestrooms offering North or South views of the pool and courtyard with panoramic side views of the Caribbean Sea and five fixture bathroom. Caribbean chic decor. Private terrace with outdoor dining table and two chairs. Connecting rooms are available. 550 square feet.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed.  

Ocean View Queen Queen, Spacious guestrooms offering North or South views of the pool and courtyard with panoramic side views of the Caribbean Sea and five fixture bathroom. Caribbean chic decor. Private terrace with outdoor dining table and two chairs. Connecting rooms are available. 550 square feet.  

• Bedding: 2 queen beds.  

Ocean Front King, Spacious guestrooms offering direct views of the Caribbean Sea and five fixture bathroom. Caribbean chic decor. Private terrace with outdoor dining table and two chairs. Connecting rooms are available. 550 square feet.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed.  

Junior Suite(*), (JSZ) Offering Northern views of the Caribbean coastline, spacious 760 square foot suite has a private double balcony with outdoor dining table, two chairs and two lounge chairs. Full parlor and bedroom separated by double doors. King bed with a queen sofa sleeper in the living room.  

Junior Suite can connect to Coastal View room with two queen beds.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed and 1 sofa bed.  

Ocean Front Queen Queen, Spacious guestrooms offering direct views of the Caribbean Sea and five fixture bathroom. Caribbean chic decor. Private terrace with outdoor dining table and two chairs. Connecting rooms are available. 550 square feet.  

• Bedding: 2 queen beds.  

Club Coastal View King(*), (C8E) Spacious 550 square foot guestroom located on the 7th floor, offering Northern views of the Caribbean coastline and a five fixture bathroom. Caribbean chic decor. Private terrace with out- door dining table and two chairs. Connecting rooms are available.  

These accommodations also include the Club Level features and amenities (see further details below).  

• Bedding: 1 king bed.  

Executive Suite, (EXZ) Spacious 1,110 square foot suite offers direct views of the Caribbean Sea. Private double balcony with outdoor dining table, two chairs and two lounge chairs. Full parlor with dining table for four and bedroom separated by double doors. King bed with a queen sofa sleeper in the living room. One and one-half bathrooms.  

Can connects to room with two queen beds.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed and 1 sofa bed (queen).  

Club Coastal View Queen Queen(*), Spacious 550 square foot guestroom located on the 7th floor, offering Northern views of the Caribbean coastline and a five fixture bathroom. Caribbean chic dcor. Private terrace with out- door dining table and two chairs. Connecting rooms are available.  

These accommodations also include the Club Level features and amenities (see further details below).  

• Bedding: 2 queen beds.  

Club Ocean View King, (GUX) Spacious 550 square foot guestroom located on the 7th floor, offering North or South views of the pool and courtyard with panoramic side views of the Caribbean Sea and five fixture bathroom.  

• Caribbean chic decor. Private terrace with outdoor dining table and two chairs. Connecting rooms are available.  

These accommodations also include the Club Level features and amenities (see further details below).  

• Bedding: 1 king bed.  

Club Ocean View Queen Queen, Club Ocean View Queen Queen, Spacious 550 square foot guestroom located on the 7th floor, offering North or South views of the pool and courtyard with panoramic side views of the Caribbean Sea and five fixture bathroom.  

• Caribbean chic decor. Private terrace with outdoor dining table and two chairs. Connecting rooms are available.  

These accommodations also include the Club Level features and amenities (see further details below).  

• Bedding: 2 queen beds.  

The Ritz-Carlton Club Level:  

• Enjoy the ultimate Ritz-Carlton experience with a luxurious guest room or suite on the renowned Club Level. This private lounge on the 7th floor boasts an endless array of culinary and beverage offerings throughout the day, paired with dedicated personal service to ensure lasting memories of your vacation and business needs are fulfilled. Views from the Club lounge and Club Level guest rooms feature stunning seascapes of the Caribbean Sea and Aruba's famed sunsets. Toast the sun's descent with a glass of champagne on your private balcony or join us in the Club lounge to view an unforgettable performance of day becoming night. Our dedicated Club concierge team is available to ensure your Club Level experience exceptional, relaxing, and convenient. From dining reservations to planning family excursions, no request is too big or small.  

In the Club lounge enjoy five food presentations daily, including break- fast, lunch, mid-day snacks, hors d'oeuvres, and hand-crafted desserts and cordials for a sweet end to your evening. Also available are superb selections of still and sparkling wines, liqueurs, beers, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages. All culinary offerings in this private lounge are included in your Club Level room rate. Club guests will also receive a stress-free check-out in the Club lounge upon departure.  

Kindly note additional charges apply for more than two guests per Club room.  

Club Level Lounge Presentations:  

• 7:00am-11:00am - Breakfast 12:00pm- 2:00pm - Lunch 2:00pm- 4:00pm - Mid-Day Snacks 5:00pm- 8:00pm - Hors d'oeuvres 8:00pm-10:00pm - Desserts & Cordials  

Extra person charge There is an extra person charge for ages 12 and over in all Club Queen Queen Guestrooms.  

Additional Accommodations Information:  

• All guest rooms feature a private balcony, television, DVD player and iPod docking station. Bathrooms are equipped with marble vanities, tub/ shower, telephone and Asprey toiletries. Each guest room also contains a fully-stocked mini bar and an in-room safe.  

Special Requests:  

• The following are all available on a request basis for our mutual guests:  

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• One (1) King or two (2) Queen beds  

• Adjoining or Connecting guestrooms  

• Special floor number  

• ADA (Handicapped guestrooms)  

Please make all special requests at time of booking.  

(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.  

All accommodations include: desk, television (remote controlled, cable), hairdryer, voicemail, housekeeping, wake-up calls, internet access (high speed), iron, ironing board, CD player, maid service, DVD player, mini-bar, air conditioning, radio, alarm clock, rollaway bed (on request): ($), balcony or patio, room service (24-hour), bathtub, safe (in accommodation), bedding (premium), shower, blackout drapes, sprinkler system, coffee/tea maker, telephone, crib (on request), turndown service, accommodations (ADA compliant): (6) and bathrobes:  

• (2).  

Accommodations (non-smoking) All rooms are non-smoking.  

 

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Ritual Coffee Culture, Located adjacent to The Shops on the Lobby Level, Ritual Coffee Culture aims to please the most discerning coffee lover with a menu based on several kinds of coffee brewing methods using Illy Coffee blend to provide the best quality, including filter coffee, and iced coffee, espresso, cold-extraction/-drip coffee, nitro coffee, other specialty lattes and a range of delicious non-coffee beverages.  

• The chic new venue lends a rustic, warm feel to the contemporary coffee bar concept, reflecting the warmth of the coffee, the hand-crafted nature of its offerings and the welcoming vibe of Aruba. Cold-drip coffee uniquely drips cold water through ground coffee to extract natural flavors of coffee beans over a period of 18 hours. This process offers a smooth and delicious finish. Nitrogen cold-brewed coffee is a newer concept centered around the process of pumping nitrogen into cold brewed coffee resulting in a creamy, silky texture with bold and rich flavors. The food component will be highlighting Aruba's local flavors, including carefully crafted bakery and lunch offerings featuring local ingredients. The menu is inspired by the chefs' favorite bakeries and will feature pastries, cookies and morning breads, along with local delights such as Aruban Cashew Cake, local rum cake, and homemade granola bars.  

General Opening Hours: 6:00am - 9:00pm General Opening Days: Open daily  

Blt Steak, This restaurant offers a modern interpretation of the American Steakhouse that combines a classic bistro ambiance with steakhouse fare featuring specially selected steaks, fresh seafood and satisfying sides, along with weekly blackboard specials highlighting seasonal flavors and local ingredients. BLT's iconic design and decor is showcased alongside elegant dining options and a vibrant bar and lounge area featuring curated cocktails, craft beer, and a robust wine list with selections from around the world. Open for d inner.  

Casa Nonna, Casa Nonna is beloved for its warm, friendly atmosphere and its standout menu, which offers a curated mix of traditional Roman and Tuscan fare highlighted by fresh, local and seasonal ingredients. From salami, cheese and antipasti platters, to house-made pastas, the menu is available a la carte and family style, overflowing with options ideal for sharing. The restaurant boasts a robust wine list, celebrating the quality and diversity of revered grape varietals as the ideal complement to a meal, alongside seasonal cocktails and amaros prepared table-side by a bar cart, to suit every preference. Open for dinner.  

Divi Sushi Bar & Lounge, Whether grabbing a quick snack or gathering for an evening of cocktails, Divi is the place to be. This contemporary, all day lobby bar offering light snacks and delicious pastries is the hub of activity and features an illuminated center bar, comfortable technology-enabled seating throughout, and an outdoor terrace showcasing beautiful views of Palm Beach. Join us for the Sunset Celebration known as "Bahada di Solo" as we cheer to the sunset with a refreshing and delicious Cadushi Cocktail, their signature cocktail made with fresh extract of cactus puree.  

Madero Pool & Beach Grill, This vibrant poolside bar and grill caters to the resort's sun worshippers with classic pool bar fare, tropical drinks, and a casual, relaxed atmosphere. This high-energy Pool & Beach Grill features fresh cocktails and wood-fired flavors from the signature parrilla grill. Open for lunch.  

Solanio, Comfortable, authentic, and delectable. Solanio offers a menu of tasty and beautifully prepared dishes. Open for breakfast, at this trattoria settle into a booth in the comfortable and contemporary dining room or take in the ocean breeze on the terrace. Order breakfast either via a la carte, top pick being the Avocado Toasts, or enjoy Solanio's breakfast buffet ranging from fresh fruits to ordering delicious freshly made waffles and omelets from the open air kitchen.  

• Solanio open hours: Open daily from 6:30am-12:00pm A la carte breakfast: 6:30am-11:00am Breakfast buffet: 7:00am-12:00pm  

Please Note:  

• Offering a collection of four world-class restaurants with impeccable cuisine, the dining selections reflect Aruba's tropical backdrop ranging from poolside casual to sophisticated elegance. A signature outdoor grill features an assortment of specialty cocktails, light bites and expansive open-air seating overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Other dining options include a specialty fine dining restaurant, a casual setting cafe for a la carte favorites, the Lobby Lounge and 24-hour in-room dining.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

 

Bonus Features (resort Enhancements):  

 

Resort Enhancements are provided. Resort Enhancements are subject to change (as advised by thE resort).  

Comforts:  

• Complimentary local welcome drink at check-in  

• Local telephone calls  

• Newspaper App for smartphones and tablets providing access to 2,000 worldwide publications  

• Complimentary Internet access up to 10MB  

Recreation:  

• Access to the Spa facilities including steam rooms, saunas and whirl- pools  

• Use of the Fitness Center and Jacuzzis including Yoga, cross training, full body stretching  

• Daily fitness classes: including Yoga, Zumba, Tai Chi and classes on the beach  

• Use of non-motorized watersports equipment, including kayaks, standing paddle boards, snorkeling equipment, and pedal boat  

Entertainment:  

• Weekly movie night for children at Ritz Kids  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

Pet Policy:  

• Dogs weighing less than 20 pounds are welcome, however there is a $250.00 non-refundable pet fee that applies.  

Vaccination Information The Ministry of Health of Aruba established that as of March 1, 2018, the international certificate of yellow fever vaccination will be required for all passengers entering the island from countries that have been considered by World Health Organization (WHO) as endemic areas:  

Americas: Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Brazil, Venezuela, Paraguay, Panama, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago.  

Africa: Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Togo, and Uganda.  

Local Attractions (back to top)

Tourist Attractions Nearby:  

• Arikok National Park  

• Philip's Animal Garden  

• The Butterfly Farm  

• Bubali Bird Sanctuary  

• California Lighthouse  

• Jeep Tours